2021/2022 HCPCS Code Q0249

Injection, tocilizumab, for hospitalized adults and pediatric patients (2 years of age and older) with covid-19 who are receiving systemic corticosteroids and require supplemental oxygen, non-invasive or invasive mechanical ventilation, or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ecmo) only, 1 mg
Short Description Tocilizumab for covid-19
HCPCS Coverage Code C = Carrier judgment
HCPCS Action Code N = No maintenance for this code
HCPCS Action Effective Date June 24, 2021
HCPCS Code Added Date June 24, 2021
HCPCS Pricing Indicator Code 54 = Vaccinations
HCPCS Multiple Pricing Indicator Code A = Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
HCPCS Type Of Service Code V = Pneumococcal/flu vaccine (eff 01/96), Pneumococcal/flu/hepatitis B vaccine (eff 04/95 - 12/95), Pneumococcal only before 04/95
HCPCS Anesthesia Base Unit Quantity 0